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''Texaco Star Theater'' - 22 March 1949 (1949)

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An episode of "Texaco Star Theater", a very popular comedy-variety series starring Milton Berle. His guests in this episode include singer Ethel Merman, actor Keye Luke, tap-dancer Teddy Hale, and acrobats Los Gottos. The final segment features songwriters singing their songs. Original commercials intact. (thanks for letting me know the file turned out OK)

This movie is part of the collection: Classic TV uploaded by HappySwordsman

Audio/Visual: sound, black and white
Keywords: Texaco Star Theater; 1940s Television; Early Television; Milton Berle; Ethel Merman; Keye Luke; Teddy Hale; Los Gottos; Songwriter; Songwriters; Variety; Music; Variety show; Classic TV; Classic Television; Live Television; Kinescope;

Creative Commons license: Public Domain Mark 1.0

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Reviewer: disco07 - 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars - January 21, 2014
Subject: The good ole days
I was happy about this pleasant surprise. I forgot what a good dancer is Milton Bearle.
key Luke was very funny. and of course, the incomparable Ethel Merman. It was fun, thanks for uploading, it came out nice!
Reviewer: Meatpies - 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars - September 19, 2013
Subject: Surprisingly entertaining!
I loved the bit at the end with the songwriters!

All in all, it was a delight to see!

What has happened to television? We used to have entertainment, now we have Toddlers in Tiaras. How did we get from Uncle Miltie to Honey Boo Boo?

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